Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. engages in the research, development, manufacture and sale of pharmaceutical products and health foods. It operates through the following segments: Pharmaceuticals, Information Service, and Others. The Pharmaceuticals segment researches, develops, manufactures, and markets drugs, which are used in the fields of urology, dialysis, women's health, ophthalmology, endocrinology and metabolism. The Information Service segment offers information services to use in IT and capital investment. The Others segment includes merchandise sales and construction contractors. The company was founded on August 9, 1946 and is headquartered in Matsumoto, Japan.